Roasted Cheddar Potato Chips Recipe for Dogs

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Roasted potatoes and cheddar make a great snack for dogs, they’re tasty and a healthy alternative to most dog treats. These doggy potato chips are quick and easy to make, even kids can help.  Roasted Cheddar Potato Chips for Dogs Ingredients 2-3 russet potatoes ½ cup cheddar cheese, shredded Supplies Mandolin Slicer, with waves if possible parchment paper containers for storing   Preheat the oven ...

American Heritage Chocolate Pancakes with Apples

American Heritage Chocolate Apple Pancakes

Brett and I have  recently had the opportunity of touring some really amazing American historical sites with American Heritage Chocolate including Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, George Washington's Mount Vernon, and most recently Old Salem Gardens and Museum.  These were amazing trips and left me inspired to create some new recipes at home using American Heritage Chocolate like ...

Healthy Fast Food Options #HappyBalance

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I've gotten over the initial disappointment of summer ending and back-to-school coming into the picture. The constant busy week hustle has actually begun to even fill normal. It's funny because we tend to think of the summer time being the time to spend with family, but it's starting to seem like it's actually the opposite. ...

Parsley Carrot Dog Treats Recipe

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Tobey's 13 1/2. He gets spoiled more and more as he gets older. I won't apologize for it. He deserves it. That includes homemade treats!!  Check out this quick and easy dog treats recipe the kids love to make for Tobey :) Parsley Carrot Dog Treats Ingredients 1 bunch of fresh parsley, finely chop the entire bunch, including ...

PlaySkool Party and Let’s Imagine Elmo

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I wrote this review while participating in a campaign for Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Playskool.  I received product samples to facilitate my party and review, and a promotional item to thank me for participating.  All opinions are my own. I recently hosted a Playskool party in my home for my sons, a few of ...

Frankenstein Chocolate Covered Frozen Banana Pops

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Kids and adults alike will gobble up these delicious and friendly Frankenstein frozen banana pops. A yummy after school treat or a sweet addition to your Halloween party.   They are so simple to put together that the kids can help from start to finish making it not only a great snack but a super ...

Butterfinger Chocolate Covered Apple Recipe

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Butterfinger is my hands down favorite candy bar, considering how long it has been around I can't be the only one, right? These delicious chocolate covered apples are  a yummy and decadent treat that should not be missed! Make a couple for yourself or make a double batch to surprise friends, family, and your childs ...

Reese’s Pieces Blondie Recipe

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Do you know what makes me smile?? The smell of somethings baking in the oven.  It's hard to have anything NOT smell fantastic while baking, but one of my fave things is blondies. They just have this amazing aroma that fills the house and makes me feel like I'm back in my childhood kitchen.  Adding ...

Sour Cream and Onion Tater Tot Casserole #HoodMealMakeover #SourCream

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A fresh twist on an old family favorite that even the kids will gobble up.  Out of desperation from having the same old dish week after week I set about creating a new flavor profile for my standby dinner-Tater Tot casserole.  Going heavy on onions and including Hood sour cream makes this dish creamy and ...

3 Simple Back to School Tips #HappyBalance

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It's amazing how fast the luxuries of summer can fade, only to be replaced by the sudden onslaught of organization and the need for structure. It seemed that the hours of the day were short enough during the summer, and now a majority of daylight hours are consumed at school for the kids and catching ...